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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.

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May 24, 2019 Craigie, William A. (William Alexander), Sir, 1867-1957, editor
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4 volumes 31 cm
( 1 reviews )
Topics: English language -- United States -- Dictionaries, English language -- Etymology -- Dictionaries,...
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May 23, 2019 Hunt, Irene
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A fifteen-year-old boy struggles to survive and come to terms with inner conflicts in the desperate world of the Depression
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Topics: Depressions, Family life
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May 22, 2019 Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963
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"Reprinted with some alterations by kind permission of The Guardian.'"
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Topic: Christianity
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May 21, 2019 Marshall, Marguerite Mooers, 1887-1964; Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture. NcD
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Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture
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Topic: Nurses
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May 21, 2019 Hilliard, Nerina
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May 21, 2019 Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
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"Ages 10-14"--P. [4] of cover
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Topics: Old age, Foster home care, Old age, Foster home care, Foster home care, Old age
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May 19, 2019 Dawson, Carley
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Magic, Fantasy
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May 18, 2019 Drysdale, Don; Verdi, Bob
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Drysdale, Don, Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team), Baseball players
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May 16, 2019 Simpson, John A
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Wörterbuch, Englisch Wörterbuch
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May 16, 2019 Cavendish, Richard; Burland, C. A. (Cottie Arthur), 1905-1983; Innes, Brian
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Occultism, Mythology, Religion, Mythology, Religion, Occultism, Parapsychology, Mythology,...
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May 16, 2019 Doyle, Amanda
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May 15, 2019 Halpern, Howard Marvin, 1929-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Separation (Psychology), Autonomy (Psychology), Anxiety, Separation
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May 15, 2019 Hill, Gregg; Hill, Gina
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The children of Henry Hill, whose life inspired such works as "Wiseguy" and "Goodfellas," share their experiences of growing up in their father's world of witness protection program identities and mafia retribution
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Topics: Hill, Gregg, Hill, Gina, Hill, Henry, 1943-, Children of criminals, Family violence, Drug dealers,...
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May 14, 2019 Francine Rivers
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May 14, 2019 Cavendish, Richard; Burland, C. A. (Cottie Arthur), 1905-1983; Innes, Brian
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Occultism, Mythology, Religion, Mythology, Religion, Occultism, Parapsychology, Mythology,...
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comment 1
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May 13, 2019 Covey, Stephen R
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Spiritual life
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May 11, 2019 Byrne, Lorna
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Through different eyes -- The gatekeepers -- Stairway to heaven -- Why do you hide from me? -- Elijah -- Absorbing the pain of others -- A creature without a soul -- The intermediary -- The angel of death -- The bombers -- The angel of mother's love -- Country cottage -- Telling Joe -- I never knew I had a guardian angel -- The power of prayer -- The tunnel -- Three knocks on the window -- Isn't Lorna lucky-- -- "I'm here, I'm here--here I am!" -- The golden chain -- I need some...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Byrne, Lorna, Women mystics, Religious biography
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May 11, 2019 Gordon, Victoria, 1942-
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Topics: Romance fiction, Romance-language fiction
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May 10, 2019 Kurt Vonnegut
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May 9, 2019 MacLysaght, Edward
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Bibliography: p. 316-336
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Topics: Names, Irish, Names, Personal
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May 9, 2019 Jordan, Penny
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May 1, 2019 h.s stuttman publishers
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Expanded ed. of: The unexplained. Reference ed. 1986
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Topics: Curiosities and wonders, Supernatural, Supernatural, Parapsychology, Occultism, Occultism,...
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Apr 30, 2019 Lennox, Marion
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Apr 30, 2019 Martin, Ann M., 1955-
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"An Apple paperback."
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Topics: Babysitters, Clubs, Mystery and detective stories, Clubs, Babysitters, Girls, Babysitting,...
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Apr 30, 2019 Goldsmith, Joel S., 1892-1964; Sinkler, Lorraine, ed
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Topic: New Thought
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Apr 29, 2019 Holmes, Ernest, 1887-1960
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"Originally published as the 1957 annual edition of Science of mind magazine under the title "An introduction to the basic ideas of science of mind."
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Topics: Reference, New Thought
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Apr 28, 2019 Moore, Robert L; Gillette, Douglas
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-326) and index
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Topics: Men, Masculinity, Archetype (Psychology), Kings and rulers
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Apr 28, 2019 Kenner, Julie; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Love Spell contemporary romance"--Spine
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Apr 26, 2019 Lamb, Charlotte
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Apr 24, 2019 Bianchin, Helen
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Lara's beloved restaurant is in crisis, and only her dark, brooding stepbrother, Wolfe, can help. He demands that in exchange for money, Lara must become his convenient wife
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Topics: Restaurateurs, Stepbrothers, Arranged marriage
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Apr 24, 2019 hyperion
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"World premiere movie event Stephen King's Rose Red, February ABC"--Sticker on cover
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Topics: Rimbauer, Ellen (Fictitious character), Parapsychology, Autobiographical fiction, Reardon, Joyce...
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Apr 24, 2019 Cunningham, Elaine, 1957-
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"Forgotten realms fantasy adventure."
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Topic: Forgotten realms (Imaginary place)
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Apr 21, 2019 Martin, Ann M., 1955-
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"An Apple paperback."
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Topics: Babysitters, Divorce, Family problems, Babysitters, Divorce, Family problems
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Apr 18, 2019 Martin, Ann M., 1955-
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"An Apple paperback."
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Topics: Babysitters, Camps, Baseball
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Reprint. Originally published: New York : Macmillan, 1977
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Topics: African American women, African American women
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Apr 17, 2019 Handford, Martin
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The reader follows Waldo as he hikes around the world and must try to find him in the illustrations of some of the crowded places he visits
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Topics: Voyages and travels, Humorous stories, Picture puzzles, Literary recreations, Voyages and travels,...
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Apr 15, 2019 Tisdale, Rosa D. (Rosa Doris), 1904-
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Tisdale family
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Apr 12, 2019 Schueler, Gerald J., 1942-; Schueler, Betty, 1944-
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Enochian magic
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Apr 12, 2019 Neels, Betty
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1978 by Mills & Boon Limited."
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Apr 1, 2019 Donald, Robyn
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Topics: Nannies, Sheep ranchers
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Mar 31, 2019 Jacobs, Shanie
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Topic: Crocheting
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Mar 29, 2019 Pascal, Francine
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Twins Elizabeth and Jessica Wakefield win and lose boyfriends as they continue their senior year at high school
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: High school students, Twins, Love, Sweet Valley (Imaginary place), Friendship, Twins, Adventure...
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Mar 28, 2019 Taraborrelli, J. Randy
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Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Jackson, Michael, 1958-2009, Rock musicians
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Mar 25, 2019 Davis, P. William; Kenyon, Dean H; Thaxton, Charles B
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Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Evolution (Biology), Biology, Life
Source: brewster
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Mar 23, 2019 Lauren Dane
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( 1 reviews )
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Embroidery, Embroidery Motifs Patterns
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Mar 22, 2019 Shelley, Rex, 1930-2009; Yong, Teo Chuu; Mok, Russell
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-142) and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Multicultural Studies (Young Adult), Juvenile Nonfiction, Children's Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,...
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Mar 21, 2019 Koontz, Dean
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Facing an inexorable assault on far more than his life, successful family man and bestselling novelist Cullen "Cubby" Greenwich finds himself in a desperate struggle with relentless sociopath and reclusive critic Shearman Waxx
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Novelists, Critics, Suspense fiction, Novelists, Critics, Novelists, Suspense fiction
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Mar 20, 2019 Hurwood, Bernhardt J
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Ghost stories, Short stories
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Mar 19, 2019 Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Lieutenant Eve Dallas investigates a brutal crime that plunges her into the art world where nothing is what it seems
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen
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Mar 17, 2019 Hooks, Bell
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Originally published: New York : Atria Books, 2004
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Topics: Masculinity, Men, Self-esteem in men, Men, Sex role, Intimacy (Psychology)
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Mar 17, 2019 Evanick, Marcia
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Romance fiction, Romance fiction
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Mar 16, 2019 Zieman, Nancy Luedtke
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Dressmaking, Sewing, Tailoring (Women's)
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Mar 15, 2019 Yalom, Irvin D., 1931-
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favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Existential psychotherapy, Psychothérapie existentielle, Psychotherapy, Existentiële...
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Mar 14, 2019 Corrie, Jane
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Originally published: 1975
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Topics: Fiction in English, Fiction in English, 1900- Texts
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Mar 13, 2019 Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de, 1900-1944
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Reprint of the translation of Vol de nuit, originally published by Reynal & Hitchcock, New York
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Air pilots
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Mar 12, 2019 Lamb, Charlotte
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Love stories
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Mar 10, 2019 Hewitt, Kate; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Italians, Businessmen, Art therapists, Arranged marriage
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Mar 9, 2019 Grosset & Dunlap
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$ 5.00
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Topic: Sewing
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Mar 9, 2019 Mather, Anne
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favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Mar 9, 2019 Rome, Margaret
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Topics: Islands, Blind
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Mar 9, 2019 Wong, Harry
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Exercise, Hand-to-hand fighting, Oriental
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Mar 7, 2019 Steele, Jessica
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When given an ultimatum by his grandmother to either return her engagement ring or give it to the woman he wanted to marry, a young bachelor finds someone to fit the bill
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Romance, Romance - General, Fiction - Romance, Large type books, Large Print
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Mar 6, 2019 Walker, Louisa
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Originally published in 1896 under title: Varied occupations in string work: comprising knotting, netting, looping, plaiting, and macramé
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Topics: Macramé, Netting
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Mar 4, 2019 Neels, Betty
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Harlequin romance
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Mar 3, 2019 Golding, William, 1911-1993; Epstein, Edmund L
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Lord of the Flies remains as provocative today as when it was first published in 1954, igniting passionate debate with its startling, brutal portrait of human nature. Though critically acclaimed, it was largely ignored upon its initial publication. Yet soon it became a cult favorite among both students and literary critics who compared it to J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye in its influence on modern thought and literature. Labeled a parable, an allegory, a myth, a morality tale, a...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Islands, Adventure fiction, Science fiction, Boys
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Mar 3, 2019 Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946; Huxley, Julian, 1887-1975, joint author; Wells, G. P. (George Philip), joint author
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Biology, Life (Biology), Biology
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Mar 3, 2019 MacGregor, Miriam
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1991 by Mills & Boon Limited"--t.p. verso
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Mar 3, 2019 Napoli, Donna Jo, 1948-
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After learning sorcery to become a healer, a good-hearted woman is turned into a witch by evil spirits and she fights their power until her encounter with Hansel and Gretel years later
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Topics: Fairy tales, Witches, Fairy tales, Witches
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Mar 2, 2019 Crossman, R. H. S. (Richard Howard Stafford), 1907-1974; Koestler, Arthur, 1905-1983
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Introduction. by Richard Crossman.--The initiates: Arthur Koestler. Ignazio Silone. Richard Wright.--Worshippers from afar: André Gide, presented by E. Starkie. Louis Fischer. Stephen Spender
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Communism
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Mar 1, 2019 Chase, Loretta Lynda, 1949-
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Topics: Historical fiction, Love stories
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Mar 1, 2019 Overstreet, H. A. (Harry Allen), 1875-1970
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Part one: Introductory techniques. I. The key problem: capturing the attention -- II. The appeal to wants -- III. The problem of vividness -- IV. The psychology of effective speaking -- V. The psychology of effective writing -- VI. Crossing the interest dead-line -- VII. Making ideas stick
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Psychology, Applied, Gedrag, Interpersoonlijke beïnvloeding
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"Resources"-Page 2
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Topics: Ung, Loung, Ung, Loung, Political atrocities, Atrocidades políticas, Political atrocities,...